Thousands of demonstrators are expected to brave Moscow's sub-freezing temperatures on Saturday to protest against Prime Minister Vladimir Putin as he seeks a third term as president.
Tens of thousands of demonstrators are expected to weather sub-freezing temperatures Saturday to march in Russia’s capital as part of a growing protest movement against the government of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, who is seeking a third term in the next presidential election after being ineligible to run for a third consecutive term in 2008.
- Putin hosts Assad in Sochi ahead of key Syria summit
- Ukraine's deputy PM on Kiev's EU ambitions, corruption and Russian influence
- From Siberia to Nantes: The great escape of the Alliance Française's Yoann Barbereau
- 'With reckless daring, new Russia was being born': the October Revolution, 100 years on
- Election fraud in Russia caught on video: ballot-stuffing, erasable ink and more
- Protests in Russia: ‘I haven’t seen this since the 90s’
- Former Russian paratroopers target Putin with rock ballad
- ‘No playing with toys,’ Russian police tell protesters
Date created : 2012-02-03